The Political Patient
In this week's episode, state senator Eli D. Bebout discusses his two bouts with cancer, and how his health struggles influenced his politics.
BY Brielle Urciuoli
PUBLISHED August 23, 2018
In this week’s episode of CURE
Talks Cancer, Eli D. Bebout, a former republican state senator in Wyoming, discussed the two coincidences that ultimately led him to discover his cancer diagnoses: a Wyoming gubernatorial-election loss and an eventual swallowed fish bone that led him back into the doctor’s office.
He also discussed how he stayed motivated during his bouts with the disease and how his personal health issues influenced his politics.